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Old 08-10-2007, 04:46 PM   #1
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Question good enough?

Well I've got a track day on Monday and was hoping to be able to shread this tire up but now that I look I'm not sure it will last an entire day. It's a Pilot Power with about 1500 miles it (850ish track miles) Took it to TWS (Texas World Speedway) a coupl of weeks ago and it sure did wear the left side down pretty good.

Should it still be good enough for one TD at Cresson? i really wanted to have a fresh set for the CMRA weekend.

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Looks like you'll be OK for another TD
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Old 08-10-2007, 05:30 PM   #4
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I have no idea! But it looks to have good tread to me and I cant see the side good in the pic.
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I thought they wore the sides down till there was almost no tread on the sides.
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Old 08-10-2007, 05:32 PM   #7
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give me the Tire I will ride it to Dallas and Back them tell you
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Old 08-10-2007, 06:26 PM   #10
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850ish track miles

how many parade laps have you done?
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Old 08-10-2007, 06:36 PM   #11
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looks ok to me. where is your next t/d at? what track?
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Looks like you'll be OK for another TD
+1, Give it a test in the morning and if it does not seem to be coming in for you, hit up the tire guy. Will there be a tire guy there on Monday?
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looks ok to me. where is your next t/d at? what track?
It at the elitetrackday event at Cresson. Not sure if they will have vendors or not:eh:
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I remember Cresson having more fast left handers than right, so you may be pushing it. Be careful on the hairpin.
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Old 08-10-2007, 08:49 PM   #20
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No vendors at the elite trackdays as I know of. I have already shipped a few sets out to people riding at this event.
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